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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…





Turn lanes, warning beacons may be lower-cost way to reduce collisions

By NCBI
Oct 15, 2012
Engineers have revised their plans for the US 97/Cameron Lake Road intersection thanks to feedback from the public at…

Fall Prescribed Burning on National Forest Lands in Okanogan County

By NCBI
Oct 13, 2012
The prolonged dry weather and unusually active fall wildfire season have led local fire managers to delay the onset of…

Upper Columbia, several other rivers to open for hatchery steelhead fishing

By NCBI
Oct 12, 2012
Starting Tuesday, October 16th, hatchery steelhead fisheries will open on the mainstem upper Columbia, Wenatchee, Icicle,…

Temporary Fix on Pearrygin Creek Road

By NCBI
Oct 05, 2012
Hunters and fall recreationists will be happy to hear that the Pearrygin Creek Road (1631-100) has been re-opened past…

St Mary's Mission Fire Now 15 Percent Contained

By Associated Press & NCBI
Oct 05, 2012
The St. Mary's Mission Fire burning on east of Omak has burned across more than 15 square miles, or 9600 acres, and…